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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Director Likens Snoke's Story To Emperor Palpatine's Star Wars: The Last Jedi Director Likens Snoke's Story To Emperor Palpatine's
- September 05, 2017

In the latest issue of Empire , Hamill brought up that he pitched the evil clone idea to Lucasfilm and even had an idea of where to take the story of the The Last Jedi . Fans will get to see Fisher's powerful performance - and possibly some hidden Coke cans - when Star Wars: TheLast Jedilands in theaters December 15. (more...)
Watch trailer of Netflix's remake of 90's kids series Watch trailer of Netflix's remake of 90's kids series
- September 05, 2017

At least Lin-Manuel Miranda succeeded in giving a very hip update to the theme song. The reboot was produced by Netflix and Scholastic Media. Saturday Night Live and Ghostbusters' Kate McKinnon will be taking over teaching duties from Lily Tomlin , who appears in the trailer as the original Miss Frizzle to pass off the keys to the bus to McKinnon's character, her kid sister Fiona. (more...)
Tamil Nadu: Family of Anitha refuses government compensation Tamil Nadu: Family of Anitha refuses government compensation
- September 05, 2017

On September 1, the Chennai teen had chose to end her life after fighting a hard battle against National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) in Supreme Court for the last couple of months. Tamil Nadu's BJP which has been quiet on the issue of NEET and Anitha's suicide has now warned protesters against "testing our (BJP) tolerance", tweeted Tamil Nadu's BJP President, Tamilisai Soundrajan. (more...)
McAlester man who died at Burning Man was attending for first time McAlester man who died at Burning Man was attending for first time
- September 05, 2017

Mitchell was then airlifted to California's UC Davis Burn Center and while doctors were able to confirm the absence of alcohol in his system, a toxicology report has not been officially given. Rangers who work the event prepare ahead of time to look out for three different types of people who may try to run into the burning effigies: people trying to get attention, people who are on drugs or intoxicated and don't understand the danger, and those who are suicidal. (more...)
Kendall Jenner is seeing Blake Griffin Kendall Jenner is seeing Blake Griffin
- September 05, 2017

But with how many times they have been spotted together in a one-week span, it's fair to wonder if there is more to the relationship than that. But sources previously revealed to People that even though the model has been hanging out with Blake a lot more lately, she really isn't looking to settle down in a serious relationship because of her busy schedule. (more...)
Korea Box Office: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Wins Weekend Korea Box Office: 'Hitman's Bodyguard' Wins Weekend
- September 05, 2017

A film that fell more than 50% last weekend declined. Don't Breathe, a movie that people actually liked , fell 40% on the same weekend . It has grossed $54.9 million over two weeks plus this weekend . In its seventh week of release, the Christopher Nolan epic, Dunkirk , has now earned a total of $178.8 million (including $4.1 million this weekend ). (more...)
Lady Gaga Postpones Concert in Montreal: 'I Couldn't be More Devastated' Lady Gaga Postpones Concert in Montreal: 'I Couldn't be More Devastated'
- September 05, 2017

The singer said she was "devastated" to miss the gig in Montreal , Canada , on September 4 and attributed her illness to singing in the rain during a show in NY. "Why did you cancel so close to the show?" "I'm sending free [pizza] to any monsters outside my hotel The William Gray Montréal", she wrote. And when fans understandably complained about the late notice, Gaga , who has often talked about her great love for her audience, apologized profusely. (more...)
Cheryl Burke to Return for 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 25 Cheryl Burke to Return for 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 25
- September 05, 2017

In addition to HGTV star Drew Scott ( Emma Slater ) and former National Football League player Terrell Owens ( Cheryl Burke ), there are a number of celebrity names in the rumor mill right now. "He's a performer so I'm definitely going to use that to my advantage", Burke said. The former San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys star may not be familiar with the samba and other ballroom style dances that are performed on DWTS , but fans of the 43-year-old know all too well just how ... (more...)
Trump to meet flood victims in Texas, Louisiana Trump to meet flood victims in Texas, Louisiana
- September 05, 2017

The president and first lady also helped to hand out food to Harvey survivors, with many people wanting to shake hands and take selfies with the president. The Environmental Protection Agency has warned that floodwater can contain bacteria and other contaminants from overflowing sewers. Public water systems are likewise affected, and have rendered thousands of people with no access to safe drinking water. (more...)
Tessa Thompson Slams Hollywood Writers For Describing Female Characters As Tough Tessa Thompson Slams Hollywood Writers For Describing Female Characters As Tough
- September 05, 2017

Tessa said the word had been pushed into almost every script on the Hollywood circuit nowadays. She spoke specifically of how her and director Taika Waititi worked on making Valkyrie more relevant for 2017. "Then straight after that it's like, "She's bada**, but she has got a beauty about her. But we wanted to create a character that occupied her own iconography". (more...)
AFLAC Incorporated (AFL) Saw a New 52-Week High
- September 05, 2017

The SI to Aflac Incorporated's float is 1.41%. The fund owned 1,465,795 shares of the financial services provider's stock after buying an additional 19,800 shares during the period. Sg Americas Ltd has 93,836 shares. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 329,540 shares of the company's stock, valued at $25,506,396. (more...)
John Legend recalls near-breakup with Chrissy Teigen: 'She was like: No' John Legend recalls near-breakup with Chrissy Teigen: 'She was like: No'
- September 05, 2017

He was on tour and his voice hurt and he was being a whiny face about everything and so yeah, I was like "no"'. Chrissy Teigen and John Legend may have been going strong for more than a decade, but the love birds have had some bumps in the road along the way. (more...)
2 at Dragon Con hurt by chairs thrown from hotel balconies 2 at Dragon Con hurt by chairs thrown from hotel balconies
- September 05, 2017

We were scared and a lot of people (were) there so it's a mass panic, ' McDaniel told Fox5 News . "I feel this sharp pain and I thought maybe someone hit me with a water bottle. "I think they need to punished by the law for assault with a deadly weapon". The costume consists of a bulky suit with shoulder pads and a large headpiece that features horns. (more...)
Chris Evans finally saw his dog again, and it's adorable Chris Evans finally saw his dog again, and it's adorable
- September 05, 2017

On July 8, he shared a photo of himself holding a sleeping Dodger with the caption, "Really missing this guy right now". On Sunday, Chris Evans (and Dodger , and everyone following him on Twitter) finally got his wish. Evans adopted the pup after meeting him in April during the filming of Gifted . As Entertainment Weekly notes, Evans didn't specifically say what project he was away working on, but smart money is on the yet-untitled " Avengers 4", which began filming last month. (more...)
Canelo Alvarez: Floyd Mayweather Didn't Fight 'Like a Mexican' vs Conor McGregor Canelo Alvarez: Floyd Mayweather Didn't Fight 'Like a Mexican' vs Conor McGregor
- September 05, 2017

If you look at the Diaz 2 fight, I came through that. Punters placed an average bet of £20 on McGregor, with Mayweather attracting an average bet of £120. Conor McGregor , left, takes a punch at Floyd Mayweather Jr . during the first round of their fight at T-Mobile Arena, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Las Vegas . (more...)
Shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC) are value at $14.15 Shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC) are value at $14.15
- September 05, 2017

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc ., where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 5 said it's a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website . Volume was up 971.31% over the stocks average daily volume. (more...)
Is Matilda, 7, the new lady of the lake? Is Matilda, 7, the new lady of the lake?
- September 05, 2017

A SCHOOLGIRL could be set to return to school the stuff of legend after pulling a 4ft sword from the lake where King Arthur's Excalibur was famously thrown. "She was only waist deep when she said she could see the sword", he said. He thought it was old fencing, until Matilda pulled it out of the water. (more...)
Shia LaBeouf will not reprise role for Indiana Jones 5 says writer Shia LaBeouf will not reprise role for Indiana Jones 5 says writer
- September 05, 2017

Be a Indiana Jones 5 which will be released twelve years after The Kingdom of Crystal . Almost one year after Shia LaBeouf torpedoed the remnants of his relationship with Steven Spielberg , it's officially been confirmed that the controversial actor won't appear in the next Indiana Jones installment. (more...)
Serious Snubs Among the 2017 CMA Awards Nominations Serious Snubs Among the 2017 CMA Awards Nominations
- September 05, 2017

Billboard predicts that this story, or the lack thereof, will definitely raise speculations and make headlines in the succeeding weeks. Lambert, who holds the longest streak as " Female Vocalist of the Year ", faces off with Urban on three categories. (more...)
India's WWE wrestler Kavita Devi stuns fans, wrestles wearing salwaar-kameez India's WWE wrestler Kavita Devi stuns fans, wrestles wearing salwaar-kameez
- September 05, 2017

Earlier she became the first Indian woman to compete in the WWE and was part of tryout in Dubai where her impressive performances were praised. From The Great Khali's Punjabi-themed entrance music to Jinder Mahal's turban - the WWE Universe, by now, seems to have been well accustomed to the Indian culture. (more...)
Ali Fazal & Richa Chadha's friendship turns to love? Ali Fazal & Richa Chadha's friendship turns to love?
- September 05, 2017

Richa and Ali appeared together in 2013 hit film Fukrey . As per reports, Richa wrapped up the shooting of her upcoming television show and other commitments and landed at the venue. Of course, close friends were aware of their relationship status", said a source, according to TOI. They have known each other for over four years but have been dating officially for the past period of a little over a year now. (more...)
Sushant Singh Rajput - Sara Ali Khan starrer 'Kedarnath' first look poster out Sushant Singh Rajput - Sara Ali Khan starrer 'Kedarnath' first look poster out
- September 05, 2017

The poster consists of a Trishul, an idol of Lord Shiva, shrine of Kedarnath , extremely lovely Himalayas and the poster is completely painted in the shades of blue as it depicts Shiva in Hindu mythology. Starring opposite her is the talented Sushant Singh Rajput and calling "action" will be the highly acclaimed director, Abhishek Kapoor (fondly called Gattu). (more...)
Kate Middleton and Prince William are expecting baby #3
- September 04, 2017

The duke and duchess are also parents of Princess Charlotte , 2. They added that she is suffering from severe morning sickness, as she did with her previous pregnancies. The royal family is growing! On an overseas tour to Singapore in 2012, when he was asked by a group of teenagers how many children he would like to have, he said he was "thinking about having two". (more...)
Trump arrives in Houston for 2nd Harvey visit Trump arrives in Houston for 2nd Harvey visit
- September 04, 2017

Earlier Friday, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner announced that ongoing releases of water from two reservoirs could keep thousands of homes flooded for up to 15 days. The rain, mercifully, has stopped in southeast Texas. Gov. Greg Abbott warned Friday in an interview with ABC's "Good Morning America" that it could take years for Texas to "dig out from this catastrophe". (more...)
And Paris Jackson unveiled her latest tattoo on Instagram on Saturday And Paris Jackson unveiled her latest tattoo on Instagram on Saturday
- September 04, 2017

Michael Jackson's daughter neglected to wear a top - or a bra for that matter - as she showed off her latest addition. In another snap, Jackson shared a closer look at the tattoos that were covered up in bandages. It has been her movement in "going back to nature". "Being naked is part of what makes us human". As she exposed her nudity on the social media page, Jackson also added that she felt more connected to her Mama Gaia by doing it. (more...)
'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row 'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row
- September 04, 2017

Combined, the performance advantage and minimal degradation of the super-soft is likely to make that compound the one to be on for most of the race, but - being a low working range tyre - high temperatures will see it more susceptible to degradation than the soft. (more...)
Stroll becomes F1's youngest front-row starter with star Monza display Stroll becomes F1's youngest front-row starter with star Monza display
- September 04, 2017

I always try to use my head in the best way possible for my own race. "F*** me - I told you it was too risky", he said, adding that it was "stupid" to be running in such treacherous conditions after the morning's third and final free practice had been reduced to a near-farcical 16-minute cameo due to the incessant rainfall. (more...)
Malayalis soak in Onam celebrations Malayalis soak in Onam celebrations
- September 04, 2017

Opposition leader in the state assembly Ramesh Chennithala was among those greeted people on the occasion of Onam. It is also an end of harvest festival which falls in August-September every year, and the celebrations span over 10 days when the locals partake in Vallam Kali (boat races), Pulikali (tiger dances), flower arrangement, tug of war, Kummati Kali (mask dance), Onathallu (martial arts), musical performances, elephant parade, Kazhchakkula (plantain offerings), Onapottan (costumes), ... (more...)
Lil Wayne Suffers Multiple Seizures, Hospitalized in Chicago Lil Wayne Suffers Multiple Seizures, Hospitalized in Chicago
- September 04, 2017

It is now unknown if he will be be forced to cancel his Las Vegas show tonight alongside Rae Sremmurd . The rapper's struggle with epilepsy is no longer a secret because he suffered seizures in the past too. According to TMZ , Wayne - real name Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr - was hospitalised in Chicago after being found unconscious in his Westin hotel room on Sunday afternoon. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra To Star Opposite Aamir Khan Priyanka Chopra To Star Opposite Aamir Khan
- September 04, 2017

I mean, this will be the first time the two will be seen sharing the screen space and let's not even get to prove what a powerhouse of talent both are. Reported in the Deccan Chronicle , there is speculation that Chopra wanted to co-produce this film with Bhansali, but when he wasn't able to give her this opportunity she declined to be a part of the film. (more...)